On Gender Day celebrated at COP27, Egypt released a statement priding itself on leaps in the field of women’s rights.
A total of 18,300 women have benefitted from guidance and battered women shelters across the country, which provide legal, social, and psychological consultations, according to a recent statement by the Cabinet Media Center.
Toughening the penalty of failing to report the birth of a baby in 15 days from a L.E.200-fine to L.E.5,000 and a year in prison is being deliberated in the House of Representative
The world celebrates the 8th of March every year as International Women's Day.
Ambassador Mervat el-Telawy, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Aswan Festival, said that Hibaq Osman is one of the most important women's rights defenders in the world.
A new labor bill submitted by the government to the House of Representatives includes important guarantees and benefits in favor of women working in the government sector.
President of Tanta University has referred a bullying incident against a student to the prosecution after the issue has gone viral since Tuesday.
On its official Facebook page, the American Embassy in Cairo mourned the late writer Nawal el-Saadawi, a pioneer, who has paved the way for the feminist movement in Egypt. Saadawi passed away on March 21 at the age of 90.
Egyptian women are living their “golden era” during the term of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, said President of the National Council for Women Maya Morsy on Sunday.
On Mother’s Day, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi called for a standing ovation for women, emphasizing that they are the “main hero” in the state’s plans and policies.
Fariday al-Shoubashy, the oldest lawmaker at the newly sworn House of Representatives, expressed exhilaration at being the first woman ever to head a parliamentary session on Tuesday.
Nazly Mostafa and Seif el-Deen Ahmed have been released from their detention pending investigation of the notorious gang rape case known as the “Fairmont Hotel incident,” according to a General Prosecution statement Wednesday.
President of the National Council for Women (NCW) Maya Morsy congratulated the survivors of the sexual crimes of Ahmed Bassam Zaki, a man exposed a few months on social media for his assaults, for their redress in a Tuesday court sentence against him.
The Academy of Arts, in cooperation with the National Council for Women, will host an awareness seminar entitled "Women Address Violence", on December 6 at 1 p.m. in the Academy’s Tharwat Okasha Hall.
Spanish Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya has praised the cooperation between her country and Egypt in the field of women empowerment, awarding head of the Egyptian Center for Women's Rights, Nehad Abolkomsan, the Order of Civil Merit.
A defendant in the notorious Fairmont Hotel gang rape case has been arrested and will be detained for four days pending investigations.
Seven of the defendants in the notorious Fairmont Hotel gang rape case have fled Egypt as a result of disseminating their information online before the victim officially reported the incident.
Mohamed Hashem, the owner of Merit Publishing House was arrested to be investigated over police reports filed against him, accusing him of harassing several girls.